Hey you! Have you submitted your tax return yet? If not, keep reading, because I’m about to share everything you need to know about getting it on to your “done” list.Read More
So on 31st January not only does your Self Assessment tax return have to be submitted, but you also need to have paid any tax you owe to HMRC. But how can you put aside money to go towards your tax bill when you aren't sure how much you'll owe? That's an easy one - you find out!Read More
When you file your tax return, or if you use an accountant, there are a lot of words and phrases you'll hear that you may not understand, but feel awkward asking about. That's why I'm here to help you avoid nodding along and frantically Googling random accountancy terms later, with a list of common tax terms and what they mean in plain English.Read More
Something I'm asked by almost every client I work with is "should I start a limited company?" Hmm. I know that many US bloggers recommend setting your business up as a company as soon as humanly possible to protect yourself, but is this really necessary for UK business owners? Maybe not...Read More
Have you ever looked at a task you needed to do and, without thinking about it too much, said: "I can't do that"? Then, after deciding to get stuck in and just have a go anyway, thought "that was really easy! Imagine how much more quickly I could've done it if I hadn't wasted all that time putting it off?"
Everyone is freaking out about GDPR. I've written about it before, but there's so much confusion around email lists which is causing a lot of stress for us, especially as it's how many of us keep people updated with our business. So, I spoke to the Information Commissioner's Office to clarify what the actual rules are around email lists and GDPR.Read More
If you're anything like me, you know that you need to keep hold of and log your receipts for your business bookkeeping but you hate hoarding crumpled pieces of paper. But do you really need to keep them at all?Read More